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Nyako impeachment will enhance democracy — Ardo

BY TOBI AWORINDE A former presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party primary in Adamawa State, Dr. Umar Ardo, in this interview with TOBI AWORINDE, states that the ongoing impeachment process against Governor Murtala Nyako is in order A lawyer has pointed out that Governor Murtala Nyako’s impeachment process is controversial and vindictive. Would you

Why I Left PDM

  -Sen Hanga In This interview, former Senator Rufai Hanga, a former governorship aspirant in the defunct CPC, speaks on the issues associated with his leaving the Peoples Democratic Movement, PDM. He also speaks on other issues. The Excerpts After leaving the defunct Congress for Progressive Change, CPC, one of the parties that merged to

“The Kaduna APC Crisis is Unfortunate but…”

  – Barr. Ibrahim Bello Hon (Barr.) Ibrahim Bello Rigachikun represents Igabi Federal Constituency of Kaduna State in the House of Representatives. He is the Vice President, Customs, Immigration and Trade Matters, Pan African Parliament (PAP) committees. He spoke with James Obute APC to sanitize the polity and be a formidable opposition We in the


‘APC, only option for good governance’

-Barrister Zailani Barrister Ibrahim Zailani was a member of the Federal House of Representatives representing Toro Federal Constituency, Bauchi State between 1999 and 2003. He also served as Honorable Commissioner in Bauchi State; Special Assistant to President Obasanjo on National Assembly Liaison and Executive Director (NIMASA,) before returning to his flourishing legal practice. Presently he

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Boko Haram: How The Presidency Bungled It

 — Shehu Sani By Soni Daniel Shehu Sani, an activist, has in the past made efforts to mediate between the Federal Government and the Boko Haram Islamic sect. Sani in this interview says he is still willing to take the negotiation further and outlines steps the Federal Government should urgently take to ensure the release


‘Emergency Rule should be total’

-Dan Suleiman In this interview with Desert Herald’s Ohia Israel, Air Commodore Dan Suleiman (Rtrd), calls for the removal of the 3 North Eastern state governors of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe. Excerpts Following the expiration of the six month emergency rule in the states of Adamawa, Yobe and Borno, the national assembly has approved the

Gamboru killings: ‘Why Jonathan must go!’

- Senator Zanna   In this interview with BBC Hausa Service last week, Senator Zanna revealed how the insurgents operated for close to 12 hrs without help coming the way of the defenseless citizens of his Senatorial District in Gamboru. About 300 Nigerians were believed to have beenkillied in the fresh attack, as shops, vehicles,


My Ambition Is Legitimate – Atiku

·        How they poisoned Obasanjo against me                                                   Erstwhile vice-president of the country has been one of the most visible political players since the advent of the Fourth Republic in 1999. With one of the most formidable political organizations in the country, Abubakar has been one of the most persistent presidential contenders in the